Fumento Fired

From Scout:

Did you read Wolcott’s smackdown of Michael Fumento the other day? Good stuff.

Well Fumento’s week just got worse….. (via fishbowl DC)

Scripps Howard News Service announced Jan. 13 that it’s severing its business relationship with columnist Michael Fumento, who’s also a senior fellow at the conservative Hudson Institute. The move comes after inquiries from BusinessWeek Online about payments Fumento received from agribusiness giant Monsanto (MON ) — a frequent subject of praise in Fumento’s opinion columns and a book.

What do ya know….another payola pundit